WESTFIELD, NJ — Theater owner Jesse Sayegh told TAPinto Westfield this week that he plans for his own family to reopen the Cranford Theatre in November, and he will meet with officials in Westfield next month to discuss the future of the Rialto Theatre. Key to his plan is transforming the theater into a destination to attract moviegoers from across the region.
Authorities are investigating claims that an elderly woman was severely beaten at a nursing home in Westfield. Benny Gomez told TAPinto Westfield that his mother was hit in the head multiple times at the Westfield Center on Lamberts Mill Road, and while a spokeswoman for the facility said the woman sustained the injuries in a fall, police are investigating.
Police and firefighters took the oath of office earlier this week before a standing room only audience at Town Hall. Read these stories and more in the recap, below:
Reels Set to Roll at Cranford Theatre Before Westfield’s Rialto
Authorities Investigating Claims of Abuse at Nursing Home in Westfield
With Promotions, Hires, Westfield Boosts Staffing at Police, Fire Departments
Westfield Man Takes 10-Year Plea Deal in Child Pornography Case, Prosecutor Says
Westfield Contractor Charged in Alleged Home Build Scheme, Prosecutors Say
Grand Jury Indicts Summit Pediatric Gastroenterologist on Sex Crime Charges
Officials Hope New Direction for Westfield Crossing Guards Will Ease Traffic
Does Westfield Need a ‘Road Diet’? Town Studying Traffic Calming
Westfield Town Council Backs ‘Red Flag’ Gun Laws, Federal Background Checks
Westfield Wants Beer! High Demand for ‘Ale Garden’ Tickets
Westfield Wins Overall Best Band at Marching Band Show
Westfield Re-Dedicates Renovated Gary Kehler Stadium
Allstate Westfield Athlete of the Week: Julia Galgiardi
Football: Westfield Stops Watchung Hills with 11 Seconds Left
Washing Elementary School in Westfield Awarded National Blue Ribbon Recognition
FestiFall Street Fair Hottest Thing in Westfield Sunday
TAPinto Westfield Earns National Recognition from LION Publishers
New Jersey Festival Orchestra Back in Westfield with an Eclectic Season Ahead
Westfield Family Fights Type 1 Diabetes, One Step at a Time
Ways Westfield Seniors can Keep Active, Discover Passion
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